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G’day Vegepod

The ‘Grow you own’ world is amazing and I was lucky enough to enter it nearly 2 years ago. It is definitely changing and watching social media closely I can see more and more people and families getting involved with growing flowers, vegetables and fruit at home or on an allotment plot. During my two… Continue reading G’day Vegepod

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Willow and Wild Box

As you may have seen recently on my instagram feed and stories I have been posting about the wonderful Willow and Wild Box. They are a monthly subscription service that post a lovely box through your letter box every month full of fun things that the kids can get stuck into, in the garden and… Continue reading Willow and Wild Box

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Cosmos- balanced universe or planting harmony?

Deriving from the Greek word harmony and balanced universe,  can the cosmos plant help me create a harmonious garden? Before I started to become interested in growing my own food and growing my own flowers, my gardening skills and creativity were a little slap dash. I would find a pretty flower I liked, order it in… Continue reading Cosmos- balanced universe or planting harmony?

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Sweet pea & chilli seeds

January. . . What a month, I'm honestly really glad its over.  I know it’s not just me but throughout January I have been desperate to get sowing seeds, desperate for spring, desperate for longer,lighter hours that I’ve kind of been wishing my life away without really realising it. Since I posted my last blog  I’ve been… Continue reading Sweet pea & chilli seeds

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January blues

If like me you use gardening as a tool to help keep your mental health under control, you might find that January can be a little bit harder than expected. I am sure a few people reading this won’t have read my first blog post ‘Allotment therapy’ so you may not know that since march 2017… Continue reading January blues

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Welcome 2018

So here we are hello 2018 and goodbye to 2017(sorry I’m a little late to the party). Saying goodbye to 2017 is a little bit bittersweet, for anyone that has read my first blog, they will know I am extremely happy to see the back of 2017, but how can I be so happy about… Continue reading Welcome 2018